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Please consider checking with event providers to ensure event availability prior to attending. Due to the evolving situation regarding COVID-19 many events have been canceled, postponed, or are being held virtually.
(Event 07/07) Town of Paradise – July Virtual Community Information Meeting- The Town of Paradise will hold a virtual Community Information Meeting through both its Facebook and Youtube pages. Attendees will hear from several areas of the Town as they provide updates on the progress for the rebuild process. Attendees are encouraged to sign up for the email newsletter at makeitparadise.org for reminders and further information. WHEN: Tuesday, July 7th at 6pm WHERE: Online, at the Town of Paradise Facebook page and Youtube channel, see link(s):Facebook: www.facebook.com/townofparadise/ Youtube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCahySuEER2uUrqJ6G5ET-Xg/featured
(Event 07/09) Welcome to Medicare Workshop Online – Passages-Passages Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP) will conduct its first online Welcome to Medicare workshop. This free workshop is designed for “boomers” and others who will be new to Medicare this year and want to understand how their Medicare benefits work. Family members of caregivers are also welcomed to participate. Registration is required to attend, and individuals will require the use of a computer to participate in this event. Register using the following link: https://bit.ly/2LQ3fIQ. For more information, call HICAP at PASSAGES at 1-800-434-0222.WHEN: Thursday, July 9th from 10am-12pm (noon) WHERE: Online, please register using the eventbrite link
(Event 07/25) July Diaper Distribution- Butte Diaper Bank– The Butte Diaper Bank will be hosting their July Diaper distribution on July 25th.Those experiencing a diaper need can complete an application online or call 2-1-1 for assistance, application available at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BDBrequestform. Please note, the location, date, and time is subject to change due to weather conditions or volunteers schedules. Please note: RSVP is required for distribution. WHEN: Saturday, July 25th from 9am-11am WHERE: Pearl Consulting, 150 Amber Grove Drive, Chico
Abundant Manifestations H.O.P.E. Outreach- Abundant Manifestations H.O.P.E. Outreach, in partnership with NVCF, is offering free propane refills to Camp Fire survivors (two tanks per household). Free propane refills are available to Camp Fire survivors who have lost their housing due to the Camp Fire and are currently living in a trailer, tent, or other “camping” situation. Survivors will need: an I.D (some form of identification), a burn address (dwelling that burned; rented or owned), and a viable propane tank that can be refilled. Propane refills will be event-based, with weekly schedules varying. Events will be located at the Canyon Lakes Market (AKA the Dome Store) at 3610 Skycrest Dr, Oroville 95965 (on the corner of Highway 70 and Concow Rd).. Abundant Manifestations H.O.P.E. Outreach requests that individuals stay inside their vehicles when they arrive. There will be enough space for everyone to line up in their vehicles. Please be prepared to show the following when you arrive: household members’ names, ID (some form of identification), burn address (dwelling that burned; rented or owned), contact info, current address (current dwelling).Distribution dates and hours vary. Please use the following link to check on dates/hours of propane refill distribution: https://bit.ly/2KoER0gPlease Note: Abundant Manifestations H.O.P.E. Outreach requests that If you have filled up a propane tank for free at the Dome store in the past few days, please leave this refill for those who have yet to receive propane.
(Tuesdays) Paradise Farmers Market- Offering a weekly farmer’s market with fruits, vegetables and local art for sale. The market is open every Tuesday from 7:30am to 12pm (noon) at Paradise Alliance Church (North Parking Lot) 6491 Clark Road, Paradise. Available from June through October. For more information, visit the Facebook page at:www.facebook.com/ParadiseFarmersMarkets/
(Tuesdays) Food Box Giveaways- Love Paradise- Love Paradise in partnership with Adventist Health and Paradise Adventist Church will be hosting weekly food box giveaways. Available every Tuesday from 10am-1pm and 5pm-6pm. Food boxes contain fresh produce and will be distributed on a first-come first-serve basis. Giveaways will be held in the parking lot of the Paradise Adventist Church, 5720 Academy Drive, Paradise.
(Thursdays) Paradise Alliance Church – Community Dinner- Offering a free dinner to the ridge community Thursday nights from 5:30pm-6:30 pm. Dinner may be picked up at the North Side Drive Thru. The Paradise Alliance church community dinner is available to Camp Fire survivors and all interested individuals. Located at 6491 Clark Road, Paradise. The church office is temporarily closed, questions can be directed via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org